Cheap flights from Buffalo to Rapid City (BUF - RAP) from $340

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BUF — RAP
Feb 27 — Mar 51

Cheap flight deals from Buffalo to Rapid City

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Buffalo (BUF) to Rapid City (RAP). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated February 22, 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

February

Average price

$424

Round-trip from

$364
High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From Buffalo to Rapid City

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Buffalo to Rapid City?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 50% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Buffalo to Rapid City?

Flights from Buffalo to Rapid City lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Buffalo to Rapid City in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $424.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to Rapid City (BUF - RAP)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Buffalo to Rapid City in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 36% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap United Airlines flights from Buffalo to Rapid City

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between Buffalo and Rapid City. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Fri 4/197:00 amBUF - RAP
1 stop5h 13mUnited Airlines
Mon 4/221:35 pmRAP - BUF
1 stop5h 26mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$516
Fri 4/197:00 amBUF - RAP
1 stop5h 13mUnited Airlines
Mon 4/226:00 pmRAP - BUF
2 stops25h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$536
Fri 4/197:00 amBUF - RAP
1 stop5h 13mUnited Airlines
Mon 4/226:00 pmRAP - BUF
3 stops27h 23mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$541
Fri 4/197:59 pmBUF - RAP
2 stops16h 14mUnited Airlines
Mon 4/226:00 pmRAP - BUF
3 stops27h 23mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$591

Cheap Buffalo to Rapid City flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Buffalo to Rapid City specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Prices were last updated on February 22, 2024.
Thu 2/226:05 amBUF - RAP
1 stop7h 50mAmerican Airlines
Sun 2/2512:25 pmRAP - BUF
2 stops10h 14mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/21$817
Thu 2/2210:34 amBUF - RAP
2 stops12h 06mAmerican Airlines
Sun 2/2512:25 pmRAP - BUF
2 stops10h 14mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/21$821
Thu 2/226:05 amBUF - RAP
1 stop7h 50mAmerican Airlines
Sun 2/2512:25 pmRAP - BUF
1 stop7h 54mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/21$1,140

Buffalo to Rapid City 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Buffalo and Rapid City in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Sat 11/21:30 pmBUF - RAP
2 stops10h 26mDelta
Tue 11/54:20 pmRAP - BUF
1 stop4h 28mDelta
Deal found 2/21$340
Sat 11/21:30 pmBUF - RAP
2 stops10h 26mDelta
Tue 11/511:45 amRAP - BUF
2 stops10h 09mDelta
Deal found 2/21$345
Sat 11/26:35 amBUF - RAP
1 stop6h 22mDelta
Tue 11/54:20 pmRAP - BUF
1 stop4h 28mDelta
Deal found 2/21$360
Sat 8/247:00 amBUF - RAP
2 stops16h 51mDelta
Tue 8/2711:45 amRAP - BUF
2 stops10h 10mDelta
Deal found 2/20$493
Sat 8/247:00 amBUF - RAP
1 stop5h 23mUnited Airlines
Tue 8/2712:15 pmRAP - BUF
2 stops9h 42mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/20$508
Fri 4/197:00 amBUF - RAP
1 stop5h 13mUnited Airlines
Mon 4/221:35 pmRAP - BUF
1 stop5h 26mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$516
Fri 4/197:00 amBUF - RAP
1 stop5h 13mUnited Airlines
Mon 4/226:00 pmRAP - BUF
2 stops25h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$536
Fri 4/197:00 amBUF - RAP
1 stop5h 13mUnited Airlines
Mon 4/226:00 pmRAP - BUF
3 stops27h 23mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$541
Mon 11/115:50 pmBUF - RAP
2 stops19h 23mUnited Airlines
Mon 11/1811:18 amRAP - BUF
2 stops10h 39mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/20$555

One-way flights to Rapid City from Buffalo

Search for one-way flight options from Buffalo to Rapid City. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.
Mon 5/205:55 pmBUF - RAP
1 stop18h 18mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$469
Mon 5/205:55 pmBUF - RAP
2 stops28h 37mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/21$531

Find flights from Buffalo to Rapid City within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Buffalo to Rapid City that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,442,422 searches. Data last updated February 22, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$516 - $591

Route

Depart

Return

Price

BuffaloRapid City

BUF - RAP

BUFRAP

Buffalo

Fri 4/19

1 stop5h 13m

Rapid City

Mon 4/22

1 stop5h 26m

$516

BuffaloRapid City

BUF - RAP

BUFRAP

Buffalo

Fri 4/19

1 stop5h 13m

Rapid City

Mon 4/22

2 stops25h 01m

$536

BuffaloRapid City

BUF - RAP

BUFRAP

Buffalo

Fri 4/19

1 stop5h 13m

Rapid City

Mon 4/22

3 stops27h 23m

$541

BuffaloRapid City

BUF - RAP

BUFRAP

Buffalo

Fri 4/19

2 stops16h 14m

Rapid City

Mon 4/22

3 stops27h 23m

$591

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 2/21

When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to Rapid City?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Buffalo to Rapid City. Price data was last updated on February 18, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Buffalo to Rapid City flight should consider departing on Tuesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Rapid City by month

Plan your trip from Buffalo to Rapid City by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Buffalo to Rapid City is currently $500 while a round-trip flight costs $546. Price data was last updated on February 18, 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Buffalo to Rapid City (average of $364). Flying from Buffalo to Rapid City in June is currently the most expensive (average of $658). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$364

February

$377

March

$501

April

$559

May

$575

June

$658

July

$574

August

$488

September

$556

October

$492

November

$406

December

$381

Temperature and rainfall in Rapid City by month

Plan your trip to Rapid City by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

RAP

Temperature

24.8 - 73.4 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Rapid City

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Rapid City. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Rapid City. Reviews last updated February 22, 2024.
7.4
Good
11,872 reviews

Overall

7.4

Boarding

7.7

Comfort

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.7

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

There were a lot of delays. Not sure if they could be helped, but it made me super nervous about catching my already tight connection. The connection was held for me, but I had to really hurry to make it.

7.4
Good
11,872 reviews
7.4
Good
11,872 reviews

Overall

7.4

Boarding

7.7

Comfort

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

6.7

Crew

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

There were a lot of delays. Not sure if they could be helped, but it made me super nervous about catching my already tight connection. The connection was held for me, but I had to really hurry to make it.

Related info for your journey

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Can I find flights from Buffalo to Rapid City for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Buffalo to Rapid City for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $516, but on average you can expect to pay $546.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Buffalo to Rapid City round-trip?

United Airlines, at $516, was found to be the cheapest airline from Buffalo to Rapid City.. United Airlines is currently priced 17% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What does BUF to RAP mean?

This is defined as Buffalo Airport (BUF) and Rapid City Airport (RAP). Codes like Rapid City Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Buffalo to Rapid City

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
United AirlinesCheapest$411Average$663FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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American AirlinesCheapest$488Average$675FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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